Quotes have always been my favorite. These quotes on the topic of education from some of the worlds greatest leaders and educators are all extremely important. Hope you like them as much as I do!
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”- Nelson Mandela
“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”- Mark Twain
“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”- Robert Frost
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”- Margaret Mead
“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”- Malcolm X
“Intelligence plus character- that is the goal of true education.”- Martin Luther King Jr.
“A quality education has the power to transform societies in a single generation, provide children with the protection they need from the hazards of poverty, labor exploitation and disease, and given them the knowledge, skills, and confidence to reach their full potential.”- Audrey Hepburn
“Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation.”- John F. Kennedy
“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.”- Aristotle
“The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.”- B.B. King
“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.”- Henry Ford
“The secret in education lies in respecting the student.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”- Albert Einstein
“Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.” – Plato
“You can never be overdressed or overeducated.”- Oscar Wilde